Staten Island

The football field at Susan E. Wagner High School on Staten Island, where a hazing scandal has led to suspension of the football program. (Credit: CBS2)

Parents Furious After S.I. High School Football Program Is Suspended Over Hazing Scandal

A football program at a Staten Island high school has been suspended indefinitely, following a hazing scandal.


FDNY Lt. James Hayes was shot twice responding to a fire on Staten Island on Aug. 14, 2015. (credit: FDNY)

FDNY Lieutenant Who Was Shot On S.I. Thanks Officials, New Yorkers As He Recovers

An FDNY lieutenant who was shot while responding to a Staten Island fire thanked his colleagues, family and the people of New York City on Friday.


A tree stands on a closed beach damaged by flooding from Superstorm Sandy in front of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge on March 1, 2013 in Staten Island/ (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Mysterious Stench Reported Around Staten Island

Staten Island residents were complaining Friday that something stunk – though there was no information about what it was.


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DA: Former Staten Island Basketball Coach Admits To Sending Porn To Teenage Boys

A former Staten Island high school basketball coach admitted this week to sending pornographic videos to two boys.


A sketch of a man who trespassed on a Staten Island man's property and slashed him during a fight. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Trespassed On Man’s Staten Island Property, Slashed Him

Police released a sketch Monday of a suspect who trespassed in a Staten Island man’s backyard, and then attacked the man with a sharp object, this past weekend.


A sketch of one of two suspects who impersonated a police officer while robbing people on Staten Island. (Credit: NYPD)

Search Continues For Robbery Suspects Posing As Cops On Staten Island

The search continues for two men who police say are pretending to be cops to steal from innocent victims on Staten Island.


A sketch of one of two suspects who impersonated a police officer while robbing people on Staten Island. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Pretended To Be Cops In Staten Island Robbery Ruses

The NYPD on Wednesday was searching for two suspects who allegedly pretended to be police officers as they robbed people on Staten Island.


Daniel Nieto. (NYPD)

Police: Suspect In Rape Of 7-Year-Old Staten Island Girl Arrested In NJ

Daniel Nieto was taken into custody Tuesday in East Brunswick and is facing extradition back to Staten Island, police said. Charges are pending.


Daniel Nieto. (NYPD)

Search Continues For Daniel Nieto, Suspect In Rape Of 7-Year-Old Staten Island Girl

Nieto allegedly entered the girl’s home through the back door at around 2:45 a.m. back on Aug. 6, entered the girl’s bedroom and sexually assaulted her.


Daniel Nieto. (NYPD)

Police Search For Man Accused Of Raping 7-Year-Old Girl At Her Staten Island Home

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).


Garland Tyree was shot and killed by police, after a standoff on Staten Island in which he allegedly shot a firefighter and then fired at officers. (Credit: CBS2)

Sources To CBS2: Gunman In S.I. Barricade Was Being Probed In Several Homicides

The man who police said barricaded himself inside a Staten Island home and shot a firefighter Friday was being investigated in connection with several homicides, police sources told CBS2.


Authorities say a firefighter was shot in the leg on Staten Island on Aug. 14, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Police: Man Killed After Barricading Self Inside S.I. Home, Shooting Firefighter Is Dead

A suspected gang member who shot a firefighter and then barricaded himself inside a home on Staten Island is dead after a six-hour standoff, police said Friday.


FDNY Lt. James Hayes was shot twice responding to a fire on Staten Island on Aug. 14, 2015. (credit: FDNY)

FDNY Lieutenant Hailed As Hero After Being Shot During S.I. Standoff

A veteran FDNY lieutenant was recovering in hospital late Friday afternoon, after being shot and wounded during a standoff with a suspected gang member on Staten Island.


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6 Great Places To Sunbathe In NYC

Sunshine and vitamin D help build strong bones and can give you a healthy glow with the proper sunscreen protection. Here are our six favorite places to work on a tan in NYC.


Grigory Gutnikov was buried in the wrong plot in Staten Island's Mount Richmond Cemetery. (Credit: CBS2)

Exclusive: Family Sues Staten Island Cemetery After Man Buried In Wrong Grave

Grigory Gutnikov’s family unknowingly stood with the wrong casket, then sensed something was wrong — really wrong.